Fall is the perfect time to travel to the Ozarks. The dog days of summer have departed, the weather is beautiful, the countryside shows off rolling hills of color, and generally speaking the kids are back in school allowing for a little bit more grown-up time. That grown-up time allows you to get connected, to come together with the people that make you laugh and feel good. What better place to do that then Branson, Missouri where the incredible entertainment offerings simply enhance your togetherness. Makes me want to sing, "Come together right now...in the fall... (Or something like that)."
birthdays, weddings, anniversaries,
reunions, family, friends, each other, another
day of life!
Traveling to Branson you can take in the glorious golden hues and vivid shades of red covering the rolling Ozark Mountains. You might want to plan several trips as it's always a fun guessing game trying to figure out the best time to take that fall color tour. But any time, the trip through Arkansas is especially beautiful. And once you're in Branson you'll fall in love with the vibrant colors of the shows you'll see. The hills really are alive with the sound of music.
While this may sound like something you've heard before, here's a brief rundown on Branson. This little town has a history of welcoming visitors for over 100 years beginning with the wildly successful novel "Shepherd of the Hills" and the river floating tours by Jim Owens. The first music show, the Baldknobbers Jamboree, planted its roots over 50 years ago launching a phenomenon that today features over 100 live music shows. There's no place on earth like Branson, where you can discover a fabulous smorgasbord of singing, dancing, comedy, magic, acrobatics, exotic animals, cultural performances, and more. The variety of musical experiences includes pop, country, rock-n-roll, gospel, Motown, western, Broadway, blues, swing, big band, music from every era, and more. From classic stars to homegrown shows the quality and variety of shows available in Branson is truly amazing.
escape, relax, rejuvenate, take a break, listen to the music!
A very colorful show is the incredible Acrobats of China featuring the New Shanghai Circus, where over 40 Acrobats of China bring the wonders of the Orient to the stage in Branson. Their revolving line-up of internationally award-winning acts includes aerial Butterfly Lovers ballet, hoop diving, unicycles, Diabolo (Chinese yo-yo), magic clock, lions, human strength & beauty, and much more.
And while you're falling for our favorite international act in Branson, you'll also have a magical experience with Kirby VanBurch, voted the world's best illusionist by the World Magic Awards. You'll see Kirby, and his family of exotic animals including Royal white tigers, deliver HUGE illusions, jaw-dropping magic, and up close & personal sleight of hand. His warm rapport, light-hearted humor, and audience participation round out the show, making it one of the coolest shows in Branson. Millions have been amazed...and now it's your turn! And don't forget to take a backstage tour with Kirby's Big Cats!
The autumn beauty comes alive inside the theaters with incredible harmonies like those produced by the new show it. From January through October, over 45 amazing singers, dancers, and musicians combine their astonishing scope of talents to create Branson's Ultimate Entertainment Experience. it has everything from Pop to Rock-n-Roll to Country to Broadway to Gospel and more, making this the perfect example of what has become known as a Branson Show (we can't really explain it except to say its got something to do with great entertainment, authentic connections, wholesome fun, and family).
close, personal, intimate, with the ones we love, happy together!
Another treat is Buck Trent's Country Music Show! It's a fast-paced, high energy show filled with real live country, bluegrass, and gospel music. Buck, and his all-star cast, deliver a hand-clappin', toe-tappin' good time with plenty of down-home humor. Fans know world premiere 5 string banjo picker Buck Trent from television shows like The Porter Wagoner Show and Hee Haw and from his famous award-winning records with Dolly Parton, Roy Clark, Porter Wagoner, and others. For over 20 years the Buck Trent Country Music Show has been one of Branson's most requested shows - especially for those looking for lots of laughs, plenty of variety, and real country music. Join Buck and his all-star cast for country music mornings!
Someone you love is always playing in Branson... and that includes Branson's most well-known class clown - Jim Stafford. At the Jim Stafford Show, worries and cares melt away like the frost on an ice cream cone. If Branson is an ice cream sundae then Jim Stafford is the nut on top. During two hours of uncontrollable laughter and incredible guitar pickin' Jim delivers a wild ride of laughter powered by the clever cogs and witty wheels spinning in his innovative mind. Famous for his songs like Spiders & Snakes, Cow Patti, and Wildwood Weed, Jim Stafford creates hilarious antics from everyday life while pickin' a hot guitar with an outrageous attitude all its own. The Jim Stafford Show is the must see show for Laughing Out Loud!
laughter, giggles, smiles, joy, I've got a feelin' today's gonna be a good, good day!
And speaking of fun, Branson's newest attraction is a world class eco-adventure, Branson Zipline Canopy Tours at Wolfe Creek Preserve. Explore fall in the Ozarks on an authentic zipline canopy tour. You'll soar through and above the trees, past rugged cliffs while traversing a series of ziplines, sky bridges, and platforms.
The Ozarks Xplorer and Flying Prospector Zipline Canopy tours are favorites with folks of all ages. For the adrenaline junkie, there's the Blue Streak Fast Line & Free Fall Xpress - a thrilling zip from the top of the mountain to a 100' platform and then a one-of-a-kind dismount. Wolfe Creek Preserve also offers the guided Wolfe Creek Photo Safari Guided Walking Tour, Ol' Blue Gemstone Mining, unique gift shop at Wolfe Creek Station and party spaces like the Prospector Pavilion and Xplorer Balcony. Book your experiences today as tours sell out in advance. Guides and course are safety certified.There's so much to see and do - music of all kinds, incredible dancing, hilarious comedy, unbelievable magic, reviews of the decades, amazing world class eco-adventure - the only thing missing is You!
To learn more and buy tickets:
Branson Zipline Canopy Tours at Wolfe Creek Preserve
Jim Stafford Show
it at the Hughes Brothers Theatre
Kirby VanBurch Show
Acrobats of China featuring the New Shanghai Circus